15 Dec 2017
Massachusetts pet loss therapists, support groups, and grief hotlines

Massachusetts pet loss therapists, support groups, and grief hotlines

Talking about your pet, your grief, and your emotions can help you deal with the loss of a furry or feathered friend. Visit one of the welcoming support groups we have listed or try one of the Massachusetts therapists who specialise in pet grief.


We also have a list of toll-free phone numbers you can call to speak to someone on our national pet grief hotline resources page.


Massachusetts Pet Grief Therapist(s) 

Dr. Stefanie Schwartz, DVM, MSc, DACVB

Boston Massachusetts 

Phone: 781-829-2229


Jane N. Nathanson, LCSW, LRC, CRC

Counseling and Consulting, 54 Ainsworth Street

Boston Massachusetts 2131 

Phone: 617-325-4828


Ann Resca, NCC, LMHC

399 Neponset Street

Canton Massachusetts 2021 

Phone: 781-828-3717


Lynda L. Warwick, Ph.D.

Chelmsford and Lowell Massachusetts 

Phone: 978-683-3128


Christine McNiff, LMHC

191 Sudbury Road, Ste. 38

Concord Massachusetts 1742 

Phone: 978-897-0237


Liz Bailey

Hingham Massachusetts 2043 

Phone: 781-783-7522

Email: lizbaileytherapy@gmail.com 

Website: http://www.lizbaileytherapy.com


Dana Gilbert, LICSW

110 Manchester Road

Newton Massachusetts 2461 

Phone: 617-283-2216


Natalie Femino

564 Loring Avenue

Salem Massachusetts 01970-4276 

Phone: 978-745-8311

Email: natalina1@verizon.net

Website: www.nataliefemino.com


Cheryl Nahas, MA, LMHC

220 Central Street, #9

Stoneham Massachusetts 2180 

Phone: 781-438-1425


Know more pet grief therapists in Massachusetts we should be listing? Please share the love by letting us know on our Facebook page.


Massachusetts Pet Loss Support Group(s) 

Pet Loss and Bereavement Support Group

160 Old Derby Street

Hingham Massachusetts 2043 

Fee(s): $30

Contact person: Liz Bailey

Contact phone: 781-676-3145 

Notes: Call or email to register.


Monthly Pet Loss Support Group 

All Saints Church

44 Park Avenue

Whitman Massachusetts 2382 

Fee(s): Free

Meeting day(s): every third Sunday

Meeting time(s): 12:00-1:30 pm

Contact person: Rev. Colette

Contact phone: 617-922-9664 

Contact email: RevColette@allsaintswhiman.com


Are you aware of more pet loss support groups in Massachusetts that we should add to our list? Help others find them by sending their info through our Facebook page.


Massachusetts Pet Loss Support Hotline(s)

Tufts University Veterinary School

Massachusetts North Grafton 

Fee: Free 

Website: http://www.tufts.edu/vet/petloss/ 

Local hotline: 508-839-7966

Availability: Monday - Friday, 6:00-9:00 pm ET

Notes: calls from outside Massachusetts will be returned at no charge


National Cancer Support Group for Animals

Massachusetts Norton 

Local hotline: 508-285-2525

Notes: We are a group that provides support for those individuals who have or are going to loss a pet. Although our focus is on those dealing with cancer we are available to all those who love their babies. Available 24 hours / 7 days a week.


If you’re in the know about additional pet loss support hotlines in Massachusetts, we want to know. Please send the info through our Facebook page so that others can find them too.


Image:  Matt Collamer


Disclaimer: Support groups, hotlines, and therapists listed on Tiny Pet Memories are independent and not necessarily endorsed by Tiny Pet Memories. Listings are added and deleted at the discretion of Tiny Pet Memories and while we try to list quality resources, we must disclaim any liability from your use of this information.